Expert says we have the best health care in the world – if you have insurance

moroneThough the “health care crisis” in this country seems like a recent issue, in fact, the political debate over the American health care system is decades old. Brown University political science Professor James Morone is a leading authority on that political history. He was in Missoula recently to participate in the Mansfield conference on the future of health care in America. In this feature interview, Morone talks with News Director Sally Mauk about past fights over health care – and what he thinks the future holds.

 

Sally Mauk talks with NPR Editor Ron Elving, who’s covering the Democratic National Convention…

NPR’s Senior Washington Editor Ron Elving has been in Charlotte all week covering the Democratic National Convention. In this feature interview, he talks with News Director Sally Mauk about Michelle Obama and Bill Clinton’s knock-em-dead speeches, and previews the President’s….